25 Best 'Daily Show' Correspondents

From Colbert to Carell, John Oliver to John Hodgman, nobody helped Jon Stewart report the fake news better

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12. Aasif Mandvi (2006-Present)

Mandvi admitted when he debuted on the show (which was actually the same day he interviewed for the job) that he was just trying to do his best Stephen Colbert impersonation. As the Senior Middle East Correspondent, Senior Foreign-Looking Correspondent and Senior Muslim Correspondent, the Indian-born comic actor injected much-needed context and humor into turbulent international stories. His field piece on Sharia Law threatening Alabama is one of the show's best examples of giving the unsuspecting interview subjects just enough rope to hang themselves. SC

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